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Karp, Aaron. 2007 ‘Completing the Count: Ireland: Isolated no longer.’ Small Arms Survey 2007: Guns and the City; Box 2.2, p. 44. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 27 August
Ireland: Isolated no longer
Under Operation Anvil, about 800 illegal firearms are seized annually and illegal firearm possession and misuse are kept down, with 715 seizures in 2005.
Source: Garda Síochána, 2006, pp. 23, 80; Lally, 2006